Halloween fun at Retreat

The GLENESK Retreat is hosting a Halloween fun day on Saturday, October 27, at 2 p.m. until 4 p.m.

Kalpana Patel of the Glenesk Trust explained: “We are inviting children of all ages to join us for what promises to be a really enjoyable afternoon.

“We are starting the event with a guided tour of our intriguing museum, followed by a walk along the ghoulish nature trail. Who knows what we will see?

“There’ll also be a chance to enjoy ducking for apples, carving pumpkins lanterns and there will be face painting and cake decorating too.

“We complete the party with a fancy dress competition and story telling by our very own Angus Whitson.

“Entry fee is £3 per child.”

The Retreat is easy to reach, just nine miles off the B966, on the left side of the road on the way up Glenesk.

With its unique folk museum, its gift shop of Scottish crafts and foods, and its restaurant serving freshly cooked meals, this community run visitor centre has something for everyone.

The Retreat is open daily from 12 noon to 6 p.m .until the end of October.

All enquiries and bookings can be made to 01356 648070.